Location: 
Nova Scotia

 

President

Since 1976, Scotia Recycling has been leading the way in recycling in Atlantic Canada. Now, more than ever, increasing awareness around environmental stewardship and sustainability, the imperative for waste reduction and the creation of new, more environmentally friendly products and reduced reliance on plastics are all factors propelling the company towards its next phase of substantial growth. There has never been a more exciting time to be in this sector.

We’re passionate about serving clients - from small and large businesses, municipalities, government organizations, industries, individuals, and manufacturers. Our recycling solutions range from plastics, office paper, secondary fibre and opportunities arising from Extended Producer Responsibility, among others. Collaborating as a truly “green partner,” the team at Scotia Recycling finds solutions for our clients as they navigate the changes required today to recycle, reuse and reduce product waste materials, decrease costs and generate revenue.

Scotia Recycling is part of a successful multi-generational family business, Scotia Investments Limited (incorporated 1945), which is diversely invested in manufacturing, energy and innovative health and environmental sectors in six Provinces of Canada. The organization’s core values include long-term stewardship, environmental integrity and community well-being.

Reporting to the President of Scotia Investments, the President of Scotia Recycling has oversight for strategic planning, business development, finance and administration, and operating contracts and services. The President provides executive leadership and management of the organization’s collection, processing, sales, and brokerage of recyclable materials.

As the ideal candidate, you will bring a mindset of growth, expansion of services, and high energy to target new opportunities while consistently driving optimum customer service. Drawing upon strong leadership skills and visionary thinking, you will foster innovation, efficiency and growth, forge productive and lasting relationships with clients, industry partners, government, and regulatory bodies, and contribute to our positive employee culture. You are a respected strategic business leader who develops strong networks within and outside your organization. With proven business and financial acumen, you have the skills to optimize the company’s fiscal and operational performance. You bring high energy to this exciting next chapter in Scotia Recycling’s story; you are a change-maker whose mindset is around finding new opportunities and expanding services in a rapidly growing and evolving sector. A true innovator and collaborator, you are known for developing creative approaches to growing sales and revenue and identifying and driving value in an organization. You have a post-secondary degree in business administration or an equivalent combination of education and experience and a successful track record in operating and growing a significant business.

If this sounds like you and you are interested in pursuing this exciting opportunity, please apply online by clicking the "Apply Now" button below. For more information, contact Jeff Forbes or Alyson Brennan at 1-866-822-6022.

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